With the new X-Men: Apocalypse movie set to release in a few days, the hype around the team of mutants is at an all time high. We finally got a glimpse of Wolverine in the final trailer and the fans of the franchise are ready for Bryan Singer's rendition of the famous comic arc. Everyone has a fair idea of how Professor Charles Xavier got a team of mutants together but if you haven't read the comics, there are a lot of other things you need to know about the X-Men.

Here are a few lesser know and interesting X-Men facts that only comic book nerds would know of:

Did we miss out on any other interesting X-Men fact? Do let us know in the comment section.

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